Subject: RE: (urth) WTF? Date: Tue, 10 Dec 2002 09:55:51 -0700 From: "Dan'l Danehy-Oakes"
> I scanned the recent message on the Urth archive with some=20 > chagrin - what has the world come to when a Wolfe mailing > list is used to pull off an identity scam in Nigeria?=20 Odd. I did not receive this. > It's kind of fitting.=20 Indeed it is. And while I have not seen any specifically Wolfean responses to the Nigeria scam, members of this list might be amused by this Lovecraftian response (not totally irrelevant; there are some clear Lovecraft hommages in=20 "New Sun"): http://www.geocities.com/steerp1ke/David_Ehi.html > I had a similar message in my individual inbox last week, > from a different sender. Anyone else get this message > individually, or was it just me? Take care. I've gotten a number of these over the last year or so -- they've almost become an art form of their own, a sort of constantly mutating and shifting set of details around a basic core of grift. --Blattid --